Explore for More Careers – Career Day in Mining

  • Dates:
    May 03, 2013
  • Hours:
    From 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Location:
    Date: Friday, May 3, 2013Time: 9:00am – 12:30pmLocation: Segal Graduate School of Business, Simon Fraser University, Room: 4400 500 Granville Street, Vancouver
  • Event Type:
    Seminar

Organized By

The Management & Economics Society of CIM in collaboration with the BC HR Task Force, the Mining Association of BC (MABC), the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC), BC Mining Week, the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)  and many others are pleased to present the following inaugural event: Explore for More Careers – Career Day in Mining

Contact Information

Carlos da Costa
Chair, CIM MES Vancouver
1 604 306-0458
Vancouver@cim-mes.org
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If you are an undergraduate student or graduate student looking for job ideas or simply more information about the BC mining industry – reserve this career fair in your calendars. You will enjoy a number of presentations showcasing how diverse the industry is.

Come discover what jobs are available in the fields of geoscience, exploration, development of projects, operating mines, educational institutions and local and international projects. You will also learn from the panel of presenters what their career paths looked like, how to think outside the box when looking for jobs and be able to ask the panel questions that you’ve always wondered about.

Moderator:
Courtnay Hughes, Research Analyst, Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR)
 
Presenters:
Scott Broughton, President, Stikine and Roca Mines (and incoming Chair of MABC)
Kendra Johnston, Project Geologist, Independence Gold (also elected Director, AME BC)
Patrick M. McAndless, Vice President, Exploration, Imperial Metals
Candice Ridyard, Marketing and Communications, Kiska Metals Corporation
Malcolm Scoble, NBK Institute of Mining Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, UBC
John Thompson, Director, Chair of the Board, Geoscience BC

Please RSVP us by replying to: Vancouver@cim-mes.org. If you are interested in attending it (this is an excellent networking opportunity and there is no charge to attend). Seats are limited.

A special thank you to BC Mining Week and SFU’s MSc in Finance Visiting Speaker programme for generously providing the refreshments and the venue to host this event!

Event Detail

Highlights

If you are an undergraduate student or graduate student looking for job ideas or simply more information about the BC mining industry – reserve this career fair in your calendars. You will enjoy a number of presentations showcasing how diverse the industry is.

Come discover what jobs are available in the fields of geoscience, exploration, development of projects, operating mines, educational institutions and local and international projects. You will also learn from the panel of presenters what their career paths looked like, how to think outside the box when looking for jobs and be able to ask the panel questions that you’ve always wondered about.

Moderator:
Courtnay Hughes, Research Analyst, Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR)
 
Presenters:
Scott Broughton, President, Stikine and Roca Mines (and incoming Chair of MABC)
Kendra Johnston, Project Geologist, Independence Gold (also elected Director, AME BC)
Patrick M. McAndless, Vice President, Exploration, Imperial Metals
Candice Ridyard, Marketing and Communications, Kiska Metals Corporation
Malcolm Scoble, NBK Institute of Mining Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, UBC
John Thompson, Director, Chair of the Board, Geoscience BC

Please RSVP us by replying to: Vancouver@cim-mes.org. If you are interested in attending it (this is an excellent networking opportunity and there is no charge to attend). Seats are limited.

A special thank you to BC Mining Week and SFU’s MSc in Finance Visiting Speaker programme for generously providing the refreshments and the venue to host this event!